Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for OOP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OOP over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 118 114
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing OOP 21 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 0.53% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.64% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £381 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +10.91% +14.58%
10th Percentile £314 £274 £319
90th Percentile £510 £441 £373
South East median daily rate £445 £389 £363
% change year-on-year +14.47% +7.24% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% -2.78%

OOP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,657 1,714 1,724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.10% 82.48% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 804 940
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £412 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £253
90th Percentile £561 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 53 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £9.37
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £51.85
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.06
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.87% +11.65%

OOP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing OOP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OOP in Buckinghamshire

OOP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 10 £400 +3.23% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £588 -
Aylesbury - 1 £375 -
OOP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OOP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for OOP.

1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) Web Development
3 8 (38.10%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) C++
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) MySQL
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 5 (23.81%) Confluence
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) JIRA
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) MVC
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) REST
7 4 (19.05%) CSS3
7 4 (19.05%) Sass
7 4 (19.05%) Grunt
7 4 (19.05%) User Experience
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (19.05%) Test Automation

OOP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) WordPress
3 1 (4.76%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Grunt
2 4 (19.05%) gulp
3 3 (14.29%) Appium
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (4.76%) Calabash
4 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) GCC
4 1 (4.76%) GDB
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) PhantomJS
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
3 4 (19.05%) HTML Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) CSS3
3 4 (19.05%) HTML5
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) REST
3 4 (19.05%) Sass
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) Ajax
4 3 (14.29%) JSLint
4 3 (14.29%) JSTL
4 3 (14.29%) Node.js
4 3 (14.29%) QML
4 3 (14.29%) Qt
4 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) OO
2 8 (38.10%) Web Development
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
5 4 (19.05%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) Open Source
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) SOLID
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) DevOps
7 2 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Perforce
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) SAP